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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world - but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that's right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs. thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group’s global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of €7.5 billion in fiscal 2015/2016 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world’s leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years’ time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers’ individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 900 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.

IT Lead RUEC – Regional IT Manager
thyssenkrupp Aufzüge Gesellschaft m.b.H.,
Location Wien

Operative Unit (OU) Russia- Kazakshtan-Eastern European Countries-Israel is a part of Business Unit Europe Africa in Elevator Technology Business Area. The Operational Unit encorporates 10 countries: Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Israel, Kazakhstan, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia and has a headquarter in Vienna, Austria.

Your responsibilities

As regional IT Lead you will be accountable for IT demand, service delivery and application management in ten countries of the region RUEC (Russia, Kazakstan, Israel and Eastern Europe). In close collaboration with the regional and local management you will understand the needs and provide back efficient solutions, based on the central IT portfolio of applications and infrastructure. You will be enabler for the global IT strategy of thyssenkrupp Elevator in the region and will be in charge for transformation and integration of local countries into the global IT landscape. As regional IT lead you will actively participate in global IT projects and initiatives, being regional project and program lead, ensuring these initiatives are planned and executed in your area of responsibility in time and in budget. Within transformation of the IT organization boundaries of your role will extend and exceed the region. Working in a matrix organization, you will lead international team of IT experts to guarantee efficient and valuable services for your region.

Your responsibilities

  • Be direct counterpart and partner to local and regional management to understand evolving demands in IT services and applications areas
  • Provide and implement efficient solutions, based on global IT service and applications portfolio
  • Lead local and global projects and initiatives in your region, as well globally
  • Transform existing regional IT organization and IT landscape to global one
  • Implement standards and integrate countries into global IT
  • Manage and continuously improve IT service delivery in the region
  • Manage internal and external suppliers and vendors
  • Manage and develop geographically distributed team of IT experts
  • Plan and control IT budget in the region

Your profile

  • Degree in information management, IT or equivalent work experience
  • Long of standing leadership experience with management of internal teams and external vendors in similar areas
  • Demonstrated ability to manage timelines, budgets and risks mitigation
  • Experience in ramp-up and transformation of IT Service organizations is considerable plus
  • Track of record in IT Service Management in multi-international and complex environment is a plus
  • Appropriate technical, IT service management (ITIL) and/or project management (PMP, PRINCE2) certifications is advantage
  • Very strong communication, moderation, and presentation skills
  • High level of spoken and written English; German any other European languages is an advantage
About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Operative Unit (OU) Russia- Kazakshtan-Eastern European Countries-Israel is a part of Business Unit Europe Africa in Elevator Technology Business Area. The Operational Unit encorporates 10 countries: Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Israel, Kazakhstan, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia and has a headquarter in Vienna, Austria.

Your responsibilities

As regional IT Lead you will be accountable for IT demand, service delivery and application management in ten countries of the region RUEC (Russia, Kazakstan, Israel and Eastern Europe). In close collaboration with the regional and local management you will understand the needs and provide back efficient solutions, based on the central IT portfolio of applications and infrastructure. You will be enabler for the global IT strategy of thyssenkrupp Elevator in the region and will be in charge for transformation and integration of local countries into the global IT landscape. As regional IT lead you will actively participate in global IT projects and initiatives, being regional project and program lead, ensuring these initiatives are planned and executed in your area of responsibility in time and in budget. Within transformation of the IT organization boundaries of your role will extend and exceed the region. Working in a matrix organization, you will lead international team of IT experts to guarantee efficient and valuable services for your region.

Your responsibilities

  • Be direct counterpart and partner to local and regional management to understand evolving demands in IT services and applications areas
  • Provide and implement efficient solutions, based on global IT service and applications portfolio
  • Lead local and global projects and initiatives in your region, as well globally
  • Transform existing regional IT organization and IT landscape to global one
  • Implement standards and integrate countries into global IT
  • Manage and continuously improve IT service delivery in the region
  • Manage internal and external suppliers and vendors
  • Manage and develop geographically distributed team of IT experts
  • Plan and control IT budget in the region
Your profile
  • Degree in information management, IT or equivalent work experience
  • Long of standing leadership experience with management of internal teams and external vendors in similar areas
  • Demonstrated ability to manage timelines, budgets and risks mitigation
  • Experience in ramp-up and transformation of IT Service organizations is considerable plus
  • Track of record in IT Service Management in multi-international and complex environment is a plus
  • Appropriate technical, IT service management (ITIL) and/or project management (PMP, PRINCE2) certifications is advantage
  • Very strong communication, moderation, and presentation skills
  • High level of spoken and written English; German any other European languages is an advantage